Tag Archives: credit score

Why is my Credit Karma score different?

Credit scores are complicated, and the answer to why creditkarma.com is different from freecreditscore.com or the credit scores you see for mortgages, car loans, etc. is even more complicated.

First, there are many different variations of credit scores, but the most […]

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Credit Scores & Mortgage Lending

When it comes to buying a house the first thing most mortgage lenders look at is your credit score. Why? Because it is one of the biggest factors in determining if you can even qualify for a loan.
Before we give […]

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The fastest way to improve your credit

By Rochelle Belnap, The AZCLG

It’s  fall, and that means it’s time to evaluate your 2014 goals.  If one of them is to improve your credit, there is still time! Don’t let your credit score haunt you!  (It’s Halloween – get […]

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Non-Credit Items that can Ruin your Credit Score

Great credit should be based on your credit score right? Well, it is and it isn’t. Did you realize that there are non-credit items that can ruin your credit? Although this list is not all inclusive, it will make you […]

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